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Affirmations (1) – The Eternal Purpose, Christ, and the Church

[Affirmations series: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, and Conclusion.] _____________________ ~ Affirmations ~ 1. The Eternal Purpose, Christ, and the Church ~ ~ ~ I affirm that before time began, the Father desired, designed … Continue reading

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The Eternal Purpose of God and the Church (CCC Seminar – Session 1: Part 1)

On January 1, 2012 I launched this blog, Christ-Centered Christianity.  The motivation for starting it, and its name, sprang from a writing endeavor I had begun a few months earlier of a book manuscript with a working title of none other … Continue reading

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“Wind Dies in a Box”

An “Expanded RT” “Wind dies in a box.” In Scripture, the Holy Spirit is likened unto the wind. Jesus said, “The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where … Continue reading

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“Prepositional Realities: The Church in Relation to Christ” – Introduction

[Audio of “Introduction” available here.]   With this post I am introducing an upcoming series of posts called: “Prepositional Realities: The Church in Relation to Christ.” In it we will be taking a look at the multifaceted nature of the … Continue reading

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Shaped by God’s Eternal Purpose

[Audio available here.]   Our lives are primarily shaped by that which we most highly esteem and around that which they most regularly revolve. We can go through life adopting the values of our culture, being caught up in the … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Lenticular Puzzle – Pt. 3 – “The Puzzle – Fully Interlocking”

[This post is part three of the series, “Lessons from a Lenticular Puzzle”. To access the prior posts, please follow these links: Part 1 – “The Puzzle of Puzzles” , and Part 2 – “The Pieces – Living and Lenticular”.]  … Continue reading

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“Corporate One-Anothering” (Pt.1 of 2 of chain blog post)

This post is link number 16 of a “chain blog” started by Alan Knox on the topic of “one another”. The other links are found at the end of this post along with instructions for how to participate in this … Continue reading

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